An elderly couple was found murdered at their residence in Adarsh Nagar here today.The bodies of the deceased – Satpal Batra (72) and his wife Krishna Kumari (69) – were lying on a bed in a mutilated condition with their throats slit.The bodies were in a decomposed condition suggesting that they were killed about two-three days ago.However, the incident came to light this morning when the deceased’s son Bittu Batra, a commission agent, reached home. He had gone to Karnal on Monday. His wife, Pooja Batra, a teacher, had also gone to Udaipur to attend a seminar. As per the family’s claim, no other person was present at home except the deceased.Senior police officers including SSP Gurpreet Singh Gill reached the spot.The deceased’s son told the media that they had no enmity with anyone and all the valuables were lying intact in the house.